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Photo feature: Yemeni civilians in the crossfire

Photo feature: Yemeni civilians in the crossfire

April 6, 2015 0

SANA'A 06 April 2015 (IRIN) - As the aerial bombardment of Yemen stretches towards a third week and the country's civil war continues its downward spiral, more and more civilians are becoming trapped

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Accountability after Haiyan

Accountability after Haiyan

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 21, 2015 0

LONDON 21 January 2015 (IRIN) - When Typhoon Haiyan swept across the central Philippines in November 2013, the emergency response was a test case for the aid industry's aspiration to be accountable to

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Heading to The Hague – Uganda reacts to surrender of top LRA man

Heading to The Hague – Uganda reacts to surrender of top LRA man

carolyn.simon@hrc.org January 14, 2015 0

KAMPALA 14 January 2015 (IRIN) - Some want him tried in The Hague, others in Kampala; others still want top LRA commander Dominic Ongwen, who was abducted into the brutal rebellion when he

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CAR: The search for justice

CAR: The search for justice

carolyn.simon@hrc.org October 30, 2014 0

BANGUI 30 October 2014 (IRIN) - As the International Criminal Court (ICC) steps up its work in the Central African Republic (CAR), pledging to bring the worst perpetrators of violence to justice, concerted

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Nearly 25 million food insecure in Sahel

Nearly 25 million food insecure in Sahel

dan.rafter@hrc.org October 29, 2014 0

DAKAR 29 October 2014 (IRIN) - Food security and malnutrition rates across the Sahel are deteriorating, due in large part to ongoing conflict and instability in the Central African Republic (CAR), northern Mali,

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A tentative ceasefire in CAR

A tentative ceasefire in CAR

dan.rafter@hrc.org July 29, 2014 0

BRAZZAVILLE 29 July 2014 (IRIN) - While the ceasefire signed in Brazzaville on 23 July by the two principal armed factions in the Central African Republic (CAR), the ex-Seleka and anti-Balaka, was widely

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Briefing: Targeting CAR’s predators

Briefing: Targeting CAR’s predators

carolyn.simon@hrc.org July 21, 2014 0

BANGUI 21 July 2014 (IRIN) - The UN sanctions committee unveiled a report on 11 July detailing the alleged involvement of named individuals and armed groups in major human rights violations in the

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Little help for CAR rape survivors

Little help for CAR rape survivors

carolyn.simon@hrc.org July 15, 2014 0

BANGUI 15 July 2014 (IRIN) - The presence of armed groups and continued fighting causing displacement across the Central African Republic (CAR) has led to an escalation of insecurity leaving women and girls

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CAR’s unaccompanied children stuck in limbo

CAR’s unaccompanied children stuck in limbo

dan.rafter@hrc.org June 12, 2014 0

SARH 12 June 2014 (IRIN) - The violence in Central African Republic forced 97,000 civilians to flee across the border to Chad. Some 1,200 of those in flight were unaccompanied or separated children,

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CAR refugees stretch Cameroon villages

CAR refugees stretch Cameroon villages

carolyn.simon@hrc.org June 3, 2014 0

LOLO 03 June 2014 (IRIN) - New open-air butcheries and stalls now flank the unsealed road running through Lolo village in the east of Cameroon. The settlement of some 10,000 Central African Republic

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